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Public Culture (2012) 24 (2 (67)): 261–281.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Liam Kennedy As perpetual wars of terror and securitization dislocate relations between domestic and foreign affairs, visual news media are shaping perceptions of the forms of violence—shock and awe, collateral damage—that attend these wars. This essay considers the role that photography is playing...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (3 (74)): 469–500.
Published: 01 September 2014
... across the globe, especially in spaces that are seemingly inaccessible to rights advocates. In this essay, I explore human rights satellite imaging as an extension of a surveillance gaze that emerged and developed in the context of a politics of securitization. In so doing, I suggest that satellite...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (2): 365–385.
Published: 01 May 1999
... capital movement point toward new analyses of globalization? Such questions require a consideration of the practices of securitization and secu- rities clearance. Given the globalization of U.S. techniques for the handling of securities, a shift in the discourse and practice of securities...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (1 (96)): 9–19.
Published: 01 January 2022
..., are the anarchy that has effectively captured state formation in the present. The solidarity of the shaken is built up in persecution and uncertainty: that is its front line. —Jan Patočka Jan Patočka ( 1996 : 132) located militarized policing in the securitizing failures of two world wars...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (1 (66)): 131–155.
Published: 01 January 2012
... into “a commercially viable asset class to all investors, including sovereign wealth funds.” This, of course, is the trade in debt where bundled and securitized microfinance loans can be a profitable venture. But such an enterprise also requires the active construction of bottom billion markets. It is thus...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (2 (76)): 281–304.
Published: 01 May 2015
... tools for making it visible. In Karachi, Pakistan, Sobia Ahmad Kaker focuses on a securitized housing complex run by the military that promises to reduce the uncertainties of everyday life in a violent, conflict-ridden city. In Accra, Ghana, Jonathan Silver concentrates on crises within the energy...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (3): 531–538.
Published: 01 September 2008
...- guard the securitized cities of ‘homeland’ from the pervasive yet vague anxieties of permanent ‘terror.’ ”23 In the context of such securitized and militarized social life, RETORT argues that the Left must focus critique on both military neoliberalism...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (3 (80)): 457–473.
Published: 01 September 2016
... to the securitization of asylum seekers in general and Muslim refugees in particular, in which refugees’ agency has been perceived, and represented, as threatening in nature. In the context of refugees from the Middle East, including refugees fleeing the conflicts across Syria, hypervisibility and agency...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (3): 409–418.
Published: 01 September 2019
... and expand a host of securitization measures including curfews, checkpoints, detention, and data collection of residents in inner-city neighborhoods. These policing practices combined the “risk management of future-oriented policing,” writes Jaffe, “with an interest in unlocking the potential of real estate...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (3): 413–439.
Published: 01 September 2018
... migration securitization In remotest rural Sicily lies residence degli aranci , the orange tree residence. It is a quaint name for a human hangar, surrounded by fences and guarded by antiterror squads. This is Europe’s largest refugee reception center, CARA di Mineo, with a capacity of up to four...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (3 (101)): 355–365.
Published: 01 September 2023
... ) maintains a cancer risk of 1 percent among exposed workers. This is an extremely high risk since, assuming exposure over an entire career, one worker in one hundred exposed to this dose will develop lung cancer (Agence nationale de sécurité sanitaire de l'alimentation, de l'environnement et du travail 2011...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (1 (81)): 27–51.
Published: 01 January 2017
... vantage point of securitized mobility. Now, consider a visualization created as part of a UK-based research program, Environmental Factors in the Chronology of Human Evolution and Dispersal, which bears some striking resemblances to the previous image yet also brings out crucial and evocative...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 45–75.
Published: 01 January 2020
... . “ Reducing REDD Risks: Affirmative Policy on an Uneven Playing Field .” Conservation and Society 6 , no. 2 : 233 – 54 . Rioux Janie . 2011 . Analyse globale de la vulnérabilité, de la sécurité alimentaire et de la nutrition, République du Sénégal 2010 . Rome : Food and Agricultural...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (2 (100)): 157–176.
Published: 01 May 2023
... : ch. 4). The commodification of money itself has been fueled by processes of securitization, in which illiquid assets are transformed through new financial-legal instruments (or what are called “private monies”) into liquid, income-generating ones (Bryan and Rafferty 2007 ; Carruthers 2015...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (2 (67)): 303–327.
Published: 01 May 2012
... capitalist crises of past decades and centuries. Comparisons with the Great Depression of the 1930s are rife in both public and academic discourse on the current crisis, and the bubble in securitized mortgages that was its proximate cause...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (3): 419–445.
Published: 01 September 2019
... effects of contemporary securitization, Peter Adey (2014 : 841) has explored “security atmospheres” as fundamentally immersive and dynamic, such that the “everyday is policed as if the worst case was always possible.” Drones operate aerially, but they produce atmospheric policing through their mediation...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (3): 429–436.
Published: 01 September 2008
... through the ranks of the security apparatus (Agence Nationale de Sécurité) and the army — most notably and significantly, in the elite Republican Guards. These promotions carried an implicit commitment, namely, that the Chadian Zaghawa, if needed, would support their kinspeople in Darfur...
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Public Culture (1996) 8 (2): 205–223.
Published: 01 May 1996
...), and securitization have been the key to this mobility- in the context of massive advances in telecommunications and electronic networks. (Securitization is the transformation of hitherto “unliq- uid capital” into tradeable instruments, a process that took off dramatically in the 1980s.) One result is growing...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (2 (97)): 195–217.
Published: 01 May 2022
... murals of Keith Haring, who died of AIDS in 1990, well before his paintings began to fetch record sums at auction. Anger at this sterilizing securitization of the AIDS archive is starkly evident in a meme by Ian Bradley-Perrin and Vincent Chevalier ( 2013 ; see fig. 1 ). figure 1. “Your...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (1 (96)): 47–70.
Published: 01 January 2022
... the unbanked. Enhanced by financial intermediation, remittances might be securitized “as a tool for raising private external bond finance” (Ratha 2006 : 116). Banks in Honduras, Ratha proposes, may promise future remittance receivables to an offshore account that is then sold (from financial centers like New...
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